The word is out on Florida and everyone seems to be moving here lately! With plenty of beaches, sunshine, activities and things to do, and relatively affordable living, it’s no secret why the influx is happening. We also get plenty of sunshine, but the weather is pretty hot through the year as well. All things considered, it makes for a great backdrop to focus on attainable and sustainable building in the Sunshine state.
Is A Vented or Unvented Attic Best in Florida?
Heat rises. And in Florida, all the warmth and humidity can accumulate in your attic. Is a vented or unvented attic the most efficient option for a Florida home?
Rainwater Collection In Florida: Everything You Need to Know
Florida rainfall is between 40 and 60 inches annually. Not only can you legally collect rainwater in Florida, there are rebates and tax incentives to boot.
Why are Florida Water Bills So Darn High?
U.S. water bills vary widely. If you live in Florida or plan to move there, you might wonder how Florida water bills compare to the rest of the country.
Florida: 12 Rebates for Efficiency, Renewables, Water Conservation
Ever wonder what energy efficiency or renewable energy rebates or incentives are available in Florida? We searched around the state to compile a list of the major ones.
Blower Door Tests in Florida: Are You Required To Get One?
Building a new house in Florida? Here’s what you need to know about blower door test requirements.
21 of Florida’s Best Green Homebuilders: Why We Like Them
It’s an exciting time in your life, as you’ve decided to get your own home built in the beautiful, sunny state of Florida. You want your new property to be…